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Articles by Walter Littlefield relating to the Dreyfus Affair

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151034438071], Folder: 23
Identifier: MS-0821
Overview This collection includes two disbound articles by Walter Littlefield regarding the Dreyfus Affair, published in Munsey's Magazine between 1898 and 1929. Walter Littefield, 1867-1948, was an American author and journalist.

Elizabeth Daum diary

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030051670]
Identifier: MS-0162
Overview This collection consists of the diary of Elizabeth Daum, which provides an account of Miss Daum's trip to Europe by ocean liner, July to October, 1926. Elizabeth Daum resided in Scranton, PA in 1926. Her travel diary indicates she was an unmarried, young adult who made a trans-Atlantic crossing to Europe in 1926. Other biographical information of Miss Daum has not been found.

Henry Carrington Lancaster papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0083
Overview Henry Carrington Lancaster, a scholar and educator in the fields of French literature and history, was born in 1883 in Richmond, Virginia. The collection spans the years 1913-1954 and includes correspondence, a scrapbook, research notes outlining and analyzing the plays of 17th and 18th century French dramatists and the repertoire of the Comedie Francaise, drafts and typescripts, and galley proofs. A large part of the collection is in French.

Henry Harrisse items

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0310
Overview Henry Harrisse was a scholar and bibliographer whose particular interest was the discovery of America. He was born in Paris in 1829. The collection consists largely of items removed from books in the Harrisse Collection in Special Collections at Johns Hopkins dating from approximately 1876-1910, as well as correspondence about Harrisse after his death, dating from 1937-1941.

Horace Porter typescripts

 Collection — Container: 1 [31151030055739]
Identifier: MS-0426
Overview Horace Porter (1837-1921) was an American soldier and diplomat who served as an officer in the Union Army during the American Civil War, personal secretary to General and President Ulysses S. Grant and to General William T. Sherman, vice president of the Pullman Palace Car Company and U.S. Ambassador to France from 1897 to 1905. The collection consists of four typescripts presumably written by Porter, but dating from approximately 1923.

Johns Hopkins University Josephine Baker collection

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030132827]
Identifier: MS-0725
Overview Josephine Baker (1906-1975) was an American-born French dancer, singer, and actress who came to be known in various circles as the "Black Pearl," "Bronze Venus" and even the "Creole Goddess". Baker was the first black woman to star in a major motion picture, Zouzou (1934) and to become a world-famous entertainer. The collection contains 27 unique pieces: ephemeral books, promotional flyers and vintage black-and-white photos (primarily...

Johns Hopkins University World's Fair collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0545
Overview This artificially-assembled collection consists of materials relating to international World's Fairs and Expositions, including photographs; postcards; written travelogues or personal accounts of the fairs; ephemera, including programs and printed souvenirs; lithographs and engravings; and physical objects. The materials date from the 1830s to the 1960s.

Kinopocket French flip book depicting newlyweds

 Collection — Container: 1 [31151030142453]
Identifier: MS-0792
Overview This item is a flip book containing gelatin silver prints which depict a pair of newlyweds as their car arrives amid a crowd of onlookers. The flip book was created in Paris in the early 1900s by a company called Kinopocket. There is currently no additional creator information available on Kinopocket.

Robert A. Wilson collection of Gertrude Stein materials

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Identifier: MS-0785
Overview Robert A. Wilson (1922-2016) was a Baltimore native who owned the Phoenix Book Shop in Greenwich Village, New York and was a well-known collector of signed first editions of works by his favorite literary figures, particularly Gertrude Stein. Gertrude Stein (1874-1946) was an American expatriate novelist, playwright, poet, and art collector. She was born outside Pittsburgh, lived in Oakland, California, and then spent the rest of her life in Paris, France, becoming a part of the Parisian...

Robert Forster papers

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Identifier: MS-0658
Overview Robert Forster was a professor in the Johns Hopkins History Department for almost 50 years, where he became renowned for his work on the history of early modern France. These are the professional papers of Forster dating from 1946-2003, including, but not limited to, research notes, typed drafts of his writings, correspondence, and teaching materials.

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Adams, Abigail, 1744-1818 1
Adams, Randolph Greenfield, 1892-1951 1
Baker, Josephine, 1906-1975 1
Bowles, Paul, 1910-1999 1
Brown, Bob, 1886-1959 1
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Century 21 Exposition (1962, Seattle, Wash.) 1
Champion, Édouard, 1882-1938 1
Columbus, Christopher 1
Comédie-Française 1
Crystal Palace (Great Exhibition, 1851, London, England) 1
Daum, Elizabeth 1
Dreyfus, Alfred, 1859-1935 1
Dumas, Alexandre, 1802-1870 1
Exposition internationale (1937 : Paris, France) 1
Exposition universelle de 1889 (Paris, France) 1
Forster, Robert, 1926- 1
France. Armée 1
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 1
Great Exhibition (1851: London, England) 1
H. Chipault (Firm) 1
Harrisse, Henry, 1829-1910 1
Jamestown Ter-centennial Exposition (1907) 1
Johns Hopkins University 1
Johns Hopkins University. Department of History 1
Jones, John Paul, 1747-1792 1
Kinopocket 1
Lancaster, Henry Carrington, 1882-1954 1
Libbey-Owens-Ford Glass Company 1
Littlefield, Walter, 1867-1948 1
Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.) 1
Martin, Marty 1
McMaster, Richard H. 1
Meriwether, Robert Lee, 1890-1958 1
Morrison, Murray 1
New York World's Fair (1939-1940 : New York, N.Y.) 1
New York World's Fair (1964-1965 : New York, N.Y.) 1
Porter, Horace, 1837-1921 1
Renan, Ernest, 1823-1892 1
Roosevelt, Théodore, 1858-1919 1
Sand, George, 1804-1876 1
Sneider & Jacquet 1
Spoelberch de Lovenjoul, Charles, vicomte de, 1836-1907 1
Stein, Gertrude, 1874-1946 1
Steward, Samuel M. 1
Tanner, Allen C., 1898-1987 1
Thomson, Virgil, 1896-1989 1
Toklas, Alice B. 1
Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964 1
Walter, Albert U. 1
Wilson, Robert, 1922- 1
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.) 1
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